Port Elizabeth Local Tourism Agency is a tourism development agency with the objective to promote the City and surrounding areas. The Association is based in the city of Port Elizabeth but is responsible for promoting tourism throughout the Nelson Mandela Bay Metro and surrounding areas via the cities tourism information offices. The South African Tourism Planning Toolkit (South Africa 2010) established that tourism in local municipalities continues to be faced with a number of challenges globally, nationally and at local level. These challenges stand in the way of agencies such as Port Elizabeth Local Tourism Agency from realizing their vision.
Your company, Tourism Development Experts (TDE), has been approached by Nelson Mandela Bay Tourism to assist them with formulating a report in the following format:
Discuss 10 challenges that are applicable in the Port Elizabeth community.
Suggest five solutions to the challenges you have identified.